15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Bus to Bovec
— 3 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
— 3 nights
— 7 nights


Bovec — 3 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Lepa Vida Boutique Winery and Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery. Visiting Zipline and Vršič Pass will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Planica Valley (in Rateče) and Kranjska Gora (Zelenci Nature Reserve & Lake Jasna). Next up on the itinerary: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, don't miss a visit to Krampež Waterfall, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Bovec attractions planner.

London, UK to Bovec is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of car and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Bovec is 1 hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 1 night

The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero vacation maker app.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Piran.
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Piran — 3 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Get in touch with nature at Škocjan Caves and Sečovlje Salina Nature Park. Magical World of Shells Museum and St. Anne's Friary are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Piran to go to Hrastovlje and see Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, which is approximately 40 minutes away. There's lots more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, identify plant and animal life at Strunjan Nature Reserve, get engrossed in the history at Tonina House, and don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran.

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You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Piran in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, Piran is somewhat warmer than Bohinjsko Jezero - with highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 7 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Ljubljana Castle and St. Martin's Parish Church. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Bled Castle and Bled Island. Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Vino Zorz (in Slap), Postojna (Postojna Cave, The Secret Rooms of Hotel Jama, &more) and Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park (in Rakek). Spend the 18th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, stroll through Straža Bled, and take in the dramatic natural features at Vintgar Gorge.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana online itinerary planner.

Drive from Piran to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Piran in August, things will get slightly colder in Ljubljana: highs are around 31°C and lows about 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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Sunny Side of the Alps
From snowcapped Alpine peaks to sandy Adriatic beaches, a trip to Slovenia is like taking several vacations at once. Whatever the season, the country offers enticing natural attractions, all close at hand, including thick forests, scenic valleys, cave systems, waterfalls, lakes, and the Adriatic coast. For those seeking an active holiday, you'll fine an abundance of ski slopes, trails to hike, roads to bike, and rocks to climb. Pay a visit to some of Slovenia's spa resorts and take advantage of the fresh mountain air and thermal waters. Various castles, churches, and historical towns--many of which are fully preserved--tell stories of the country's past. In Slovenia's major cities, admire the architecture, explore the local arts, visit museums, and chat with the locals over a cup of coffee. Slovenian cuisine offers a blend of Alpine and Mediterranean tastes and is definitely worth trying, along with the country's wines.